ISO 14001:2004 – Environmental Management System

What is ISO 14001 standard and its significance?

The ISO 14000 is a standard for environmental management systems. ISO 14000 is applicable to all types and sizes of business. Attention is given to reduce the Environmental Footprint of an organization and thus decreasing the quantity of the pollution and waste produced by that organization. ISO 14001 has become an important qualification for organizations to show their credibility towards Environment and remain competitive in the global marketplace. Recent version of ISO 14001 was released in 2004 by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO).

Being a leader in management systems certification, AFNOR Certification is already accompanying in their environmental certification initiative.

ISO 14001 – Benefits

  • Shows an organization’s commitment towards Environment and thus improve company image in the market
  • Increased in associates (customers, investors, administrations, insurers, etc.) confidence
  • Reduction in cost by setup of preventive actions to minimize the accidental impact
  • Help organizations minimize their operations which directly affect the environment
  • Promote healthy environment for Workers in an organization

Get ISO 14001 Certified

Following types of Organizations can apply for ISO 14001 Standard and take benefits of the standard:

  • All types and sizes of Organizations dealing in any type of sector
  • Organization who want to show their credibility and commitment towards Environment
  • Organizations who want to provide healthy working environment to workers

Please note: ISO 14001:2004 Certification is provided by the AFAQ AFNOR Groupe, France.